OBI-WAN KENOBI IS FINALLY GETTING HIS OWN MOVIE BECAUSE THE UNIVERSE NEEDS MORE FUN

Newsweek published this story under the headline of “Fun in Space,” on May 30, 1977. Forty years after the first Star Wars movie was released, sources said an Obi-Wan Kenobi film is in the works. In honor of the possible spinoff, Newsweek is republishing the story. I loved Star Wars, and so will you, unless… Read More OBI-WAN KENOBI IS FINALLY GETTING HIS OWN MOVIE BECAUSE THE UNIVERSE NEEDS MORE FUN

Mister Miracle spirals out of control in his dazzling new comic

The team behind The Sheriff Of Babylon work their winning charm on Mister Miracle There’s a real temptation to just tell people to read Mitch Gerads and Tom King’s Mister Miracle #1 (DC) and leave it at that. This team is a solid one with a lot of skill, and after their work on The Sheriff Of Babylon… Read More Mister Miracle spirals out of control in his dazzling new comic

FLASHPOINT EXPLAINED: WHAT IS THE DC COMICS FLASH STORY?

*Post may contain spoilers* Warner Bros. has big plans in mind for Ezra Miller’s The Flash. Not only will the Scarlet Speedster play a prominent role in the Justice League movie this November, but he’ll also be the star of another upcoming DC Extended Universe film, The Flash: Flashpoint. This new movie will adapt the… Read More FLASHPOINT EXPLAINED: WHAT IS THE DC COMICS FLASH STORY?

Why Geoff Johns Left Marvel For DC Comics

When Geoff Johns was announced as the new head of DC Films, fans rejoiced that the DCEU had found a perfect leader – but if things had gone differently, he may have wound up masterminding Marvel‘s TV and movie entertainment instead. That’s assuming that Johns would have gotten a similar climb up from writer to producer and Chief… Read More Why Geoff Johns Left Marvel For DC Comics

Ultra-rare Wonder Woman comics slated for auction on eBay

Three of the oldest and most historically important Wonder Woman comic books will soon be auctioned off on eBay. The comics are being sold by Darren Adams, collector and owner of Washington-based store Pristine Comics. A portion of the proceeds will go to Trafficking Hope, an organization that works to combat human trafficking. All Star… Read More Ultra-rare Wonder Woman comics slated for auction on eBay

Marvel is working on a Lagos-set Venomverse comic with sci-fi writer Nnedi Okorafor

Nnedi Okorafor can now add comic book writer to her esteemed resume. The Nigerian-American science fiction writer and 2016 Quartz Africa Innovator announced on Twitter that she’ll be penning an eight-page comic for Marvel’s forthcoming Venomverse anthology, which is slated to come out in September 2017. Set in Lagos, the comic will feature a girl… Read More Marvel is working on a Lagos-set Venomverse comic with sci-fi writer Nnedi Okorafor

The Best Superhero Story of the Summer: Mister Miracle

If there’s one superhero I’d love to see get his own movie, it’s Mister Miracle. Unless you’re a regular follower of superhero comics in general and DC comics in particular, you likely don’t know who he is—the guy hasn’t really shown up in any popular media outside of a few cartoon episodes, and he’s never… Read More The Best Superhero Story of the Summer: Mister Miracle

Netflix buys comics publisher Millarworld to feed films and TV

Netflix Inc on Monday said it has bought comics publisher Millarworld, bringing on board renowned comic book writer Mark Millar and a host of character franchises it can mine for TV shows and movies. It is the first acquisition by Netflix, the 20-year-old streaming-video pioneer that is building a library of original series and films… Read More Netflix buys comics publisher Millarworld to feed films and TV

Manga Artist Yusuke Murata Draws Spider-Man For Movie Poster

Yusuke Murata is a Japanese manga artist known for drawing the digital manga remake of One’s One-Punch Man, and for the football manga Eyeshield 21. But his latest illustration is American superhero comic icon Spider-Man, for a movie poster promoting Spider-Man: Homecoming in Japan. The poster comes from Japan’s official Spider-Man movie twitter account, and… Read More Manga Artist Yusuke Murata Draws Spider-Man For Movie Poster